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Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope

(3.6 meter optical/infrared telescope in Hawaii)

The Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) is an optical/infrared reflector telescope near summit of Mauna Kea in Hawaii, at around 4100 m elevation operated by the National Research Council of Canada, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique of France and the University of Hawaii. It began operation in 1979. Instruments include:

Previously listed instruments:

(telescope,reflector,visible light,infrared,interferometer,Hawaii,ground)
Further reading:

Referenced by pages:
Canada-France High-z Quasar Survey (CFHQS)
Gemini Observatory
imaging Fourier transform spectroscopy (IFTS)
Mauna Kea
Multi-Epoch Nearby Cluster Survey (MENeaCS)
Mauna Kea Observatories (MKO)
monolithic mirror
Outer Solar System Origins Survey (OSSOS)
Supernova Legacy Survey (SNLS)
Zeeman-Doppler imaging (ZDI)